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The metamorphoses of Ovid

Author: Ovid; David R Slavitt
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written between AD 2 and 8, Ovid's poem, the "Metamorphoses", gave a great number of Greek and Roman myths the form in which they are known today. Slavitt, translator of "Ovid's Poetry of Exile",  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D.
Metamorphoses of Ovid.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)624431197
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ovid; David R Slavitt
ISBN: 0801847974 9780801847974 0801847982 9780801847981
OCLC Number: 28722831
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 342 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Metamorphoses.
Responsibility: translated freely into verse by David R. Slavitt.
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The best version of Ovid's Metamorphoses available in English today... It is readable, alive, at times slangy, and actually catches Ovid's tone. * Philadelphia Inquirer * No one can deny the merits Read more...

 
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